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Moranbah Forecast

Tonight 18°C
Tomorrow 37°C
mostly_sunny

Now

25.6°C falling
Updated at 21:40 EST

Central Highlands for Friday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then tending NE in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 30s.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then tending NE in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 30s.

Currently at Moranbah Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.6°C falling
Dew Point 12.8°C rising
Feels Like 26.1°C
Relative Humidity 45%
Wind icon
NE 14km/h rising
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1012.5hPa rising
Fire Danger 8.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:40 EST
Sunset sunset
18:57 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay Ap 25.7°C
Mackay 25.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Moranbah

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly cloudy
23°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
19°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
19°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
27°C

Central Highlands Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Moranbah 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Jan 19
Sat
Jan 20
Sun
Jan 21
Mon
Jan 22
Tue
Jan 23
Wed
Jan 24
Thu
Jan 25

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 37°C 37°C 34°C 35°C 37°C 37°C 35°C
Minimum 19°C 18°C 20°C 21°C 20°C 20°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 20% 30% 60% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 10-20mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 20
km/h
24
km/h
14
km/h
22
km/h
16
km/h
19
km/h
16
km/h
19
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction E 20km/h
E
ESE 24km/h
ESE
E 14km/h
E
ESE 22km/h
ESE
E 16km/h
E
E 19km/h
E
E 16km/h
E
E 19km/h
E
E 14km/h
E
E 17km/h
E
E 14km/h
E
E 18km/h
E
E 17km/h
E
ESE 19km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 51% 18% 48% 19% 57% 31% 59% 33% 61% 33% 61% 39% 69% 53%
Dew Point 17°C 8°C 16°C 10°C 18°C 15°C 19°C 17°C 20°C 19°C 20°C 21°C 22°C 23°C

Moranbah Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:16 EST
sunrise
05:41 EST
sunset
18:57 EST
last light
19:21 EST
moon
rise
Sat 08:05 EST
set
Sat 21:05 EST
moon
Thu
Jan 25
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
Thu
Feb 8
moon
Fri
Feb 16

Moranbah Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Jan 19
18°C 36°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 18
19.5°C 35°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 17
20.4°C 33.9°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 16
21.2°C 34.5°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 15
23.6°C 33.6°C 7.8mm

Mackay Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
321.0mm
16.4 Day(s)
Total For 2018
7.6mm
3 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
457.0mm
15 Day(s)
Wettest Day
5.0mm
Jan 2
Lowest Temperature
20.9°C
Jan 9
Highest Temperature
36.3°C
Jan 3

Mackay Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
20.9°C
9th
Lowest On Record
16.5°C
2nd 2005
Average This Month
24.6°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
23.1°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
36.3°C
3rd
Highest On Record
36.9°C
28th 2013
Average This Month
33.3°C
+3.0°C
Long-term Average
30.3°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
5.0mm
2nd
Total This Month
7.6mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
321.0mm
16.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
1193.9mm
1951
Driest On Record
56.4mm
2003
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